Forster Running Festival

Event Start Times

EventStart TimeTrophy/Prizes
Treble Bridge Buster7:00am1st / 2nd / 3rd M & F
Sevan Apartments Half Marathon7:00am1st / 2nd / 3rd M & F
Mid Coast Podiatry 10km Fun Run9:00am1st / 2nd / 3rd M & F
First State Property Valuers 5km Fun Run10:00am1st / 2nd / 3rd M & F
IMF #WalkSweatInspire 3km10:20am
Discovery Parks 3km Kids Fun Run (9-12 years)10:40am
Discovery Parks 3km Kids Fun Run (4-8 years)11:00am
Presentation11:40am

Event Pricing

EventSuper Early BirdEarly BirdGeneral EntryLate Entry
Until 30th April 2021Until 30th June 2021Until 31st July 2021Until 24th September 202126th & 27th September 2021
Treble Bridge Buster$95
(includes FREE singlet)
$105
(includes FREE singlet)
$105
(NO Singlet)
$115
(NO Singlet)
$120
(NO Singlet)
Sevan Apartments Half Marathon$60
(includes FREE singlet)
$65
(includes FREE singlet)
$65
(NO Singlet)
$70
(NO Singlet)
$75
(NO Singlet)
Mid Coast Podiatry 10km$37
(includes FREE singlet)
$45
(includes FREE singlet)
$45
(NO Singlet)
$50
(NO Singlet)
$55
(NO Singlet)
First State Property Valuers 5km$27
(includes FREE singlet)
$30
(includes FREE singlet)
$30
(NO Singlet)
$35
(NO Singlet)
$40
(NO Singlet)
IMF #WalkSweatInspire 3k$10
(NO Singlet)
$15
(NO Singlet)
$15
(NO Singlet)
$20
(NO Singlet)
$25
(NO Singlet)
Discovery Parks 3km Kids Fun Run (9-12 years)$15
(NO Singlet)
$15
(NO Singlet)
$15
(NO Singlet)
$20
(NO Singlet)
$25
(NO Singlet)
Discovery Parks 3km Kids Fun Run (4-8 years)$15
(NO Singlet)
$15
(NO Singlet)
$15
(NO Singlet)
$20
(NO Singlet)
$25
(NO Singlet)

You must registered by Sunday 30th August 2021 to have your nickname printed onto your race bib. Late entries and bib pickup at Sevan Apartments Forster.

Online Entries

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NOTE: An online payment processing fee applies to all entry fees. Online entries open 1st March 2021 and will close at midnight, 24th September 2021.

Race Entry may be closed for an event if field capacity if reached.

Late Entries

  • Late entries will be accepted on Saturday 26th September 2021 9:00am – Midday and between 1:00pm and 5:00pm at SEVAN Apartments Forster (14-18 Head St, Forster)
  • Late entries will also be accepted on Race Day at least one hour prior to your race start from the Registration Tent at the Forster Beach precinct
  • Registration may be not be available if field capacity numbers have been met.

Registration

  • All competitors must register prior to your race (this is separate to your entry).
  • The procedure is as follows:
  • Have your name marked off and collect your race pack which contains your timing chip, bib number and merchandise that you may have ordered
  • Note – Race packs will not be posted out.
  • Early registration will be the afternoon prior to the event, between 10:00am – Midday and between 1:00pm and 5:00pm  at SEVAN Apartments Forster (14-18 Head St, Forster)
  • Race Day – You must register at least one hour prior to your event. Register early as we have field capacity restrictions.

Refunds

  • 50% refund will be issued up to 30th June 2021.
  • No refunds will be issued from 1st August 2021.
  • Alternatively, you may choose to sell and transfer your entry to another runner of your choice up until 13th September 2021. Entry transfers will not be accepted after 13th September 2021. Please send a message to the Forster Running Festival for more information.
  • If you can no longer participate in the event for which you are registered, you are able to downgrade to a lower distance* up until 13th August 2021.
  • There are no refunds for non starters or non finishers.
  • Entries can not be transferred to other events.
  • Entry downgrade subject to availability. No refund will be given when downgrading your entry. If the downgraded event is not available you will not be issued a refund.

Race Briefing

All competitors MUST be present for race briefing 10 minutes prior to your race start.

The Half Marathon, 10km and 5km events will start from the corner of Oyster Parade and Beach Street at the Forster Beach area.

The 3km Walk and Kids Fun Run events will commence from John Holland Park adjacent to Ronald McDonald House.

Presentation

Presentation will be held at approx. at 11:30am from the Forster Main Beach area. Overall winners (1st, 2nd and 3rd) will be announced in each event in addition to the largest team. Age Category Trophies will be available to be picked up from the trophy collection tent (from 10:30am).

Timing Chips

Timing Chips are integrated into your Race Bib. Your time will be automatically recorded when you cross the finish line. This is yours to keep!

Runners Etiquette

We intend to stage an awesome, fun event in a safe and friendly environment for all competitors to enjoy. We ask that you be mindful of our race etiquette.

  • The use of iPods and Mp3 players is strongly discouraged. Position yourself at the start of your race relative to your ability.
  • Keep to the left of the course to allow faster competitors to pass on your right side.
  • Be courteous to fellow competitors and volunteers.

Results

Results will be available online approximately 2 hours after presentation.

Drink Stations

Water and Endura electrolyte provided.

Souvenir Photos

A photographer will be on the course throughout the day. Event pictures will be available post event and will be posted on the Forster Running Festival Facebook page.

First Aid

Medical Personnel will be available at the First Aid Tent in the race precinct.